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Westminster seminar explores ‘conflict and reconciliation’ in the Anglican Communion

[Episcopal News Service – London] As bishops from across the Anglican Communion prepare to gather next summer in Canterbury for the 2020 Lambeth Conference, human sexuality remains a divisive topic, […]

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Hymn writing competition will mark centennial of Church in Wales

[Anglican Communion News Service] A hymn writing competition has been launched to help mark the centennial of the Church in Wales, which will be celebrated across all its dioceses next […]

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A big Anglican welcome planned for Lambeth Conference delegates

[Anglican Communion News Service] Anglican parishes and dioceses across England, Wales and Scotland are gearing up to welcome more than 1,000 Anglican bishops and spouses from across the globe in […]

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At a North Carolina church, the tradition of ‘child bishops’ teaches the meaning of Advent

[Faith & Leadership] Last December, 10-year-old Prakash Keeley proudly donned the gold-and-white bishop’s robe and miter, gripped a staff that towered over him by a half-foot, and blessed a kneeling […]

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RIP: The Rev. Donald Nickerson, executive officer through four General Conventions, dies at 80

[Episcopal News Service] The Rev. Donald Nickerson, who served as The Episcopal Church’s executive officer of General Convention from 1986 to 1998, has died. He was 80. Nickerson, a lifelong […]

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Youth Network aims to breathe new life into Anglican Communion’s mission

[Anglican Communion News Service] Young people across the churches of the Anglican Communion are being sought to represent their regions on the new Anglican Youth Network, which has now set […]

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Baptizing child of early enslaved Africans helped tie Episcopal Church to slavery’s legacy

[Episcopal News Service] Following this year’s commemorations of the 1619 arrival of enslaved Africans to the Jamestown colony, there is at least one anniversary to come that is worth remembering […]

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Marty Stebbins consecrated as bishop of Montana

[Diocese of Montana] The Rt. Rev. Martha (Marty) Stebbins became the first woman bishop in the 152-year history of the Episcopal Diocese of Montana and the 100th female bishop in […]

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With ceremony and celebration, Angola becomes a new Anglican diocese

[Anglican Communion News Service] Angola was officially inaugurated as a new Anglican diocese this week, after 16 years as a missionary diocese and more than 40 years of war. Primate […]

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Diocese of Fort Worth evangelism campaign seeks out those wounded by the church

[Episcopal News Service] Slogans like “All are welcome!” and “God loves you – no exceptions!” are a common sight at Episcopal churches, but one diocese is expanding on those messages […]

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